Operating Hours & Seasons


When we're open! Here, you can find information on when to visit the John Muir National Historic Site, including the hours for hiking on Mount Wanda.


Visitor Center Information

Begin your exploration of John Muir's life and legacy at the visitor center, located at 4202 Alhambra Avenue in Martinez, California. Watch the 20-minute film, A Glorious Journey, to gain an in-depth view of Muir's contributions to conservation. You may explore the house and the grounds on your own.

John Muir National Historic Site Address:
4202 Alhambra Ave
Martinez, CA 94553
(925) 228-8860

Hours Of Operation:
Muir Home Site: Open 7 days a week from 10:00am to 5:00pm, year-round, except for holidays listed.
Mount Wanda Site: Open from sunrise to sunset. Some programs take place at night, which are ranger-guided only.

Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

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